Why I Am Lucky

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Well, really I'm not lucky—that denotes that some mysterious something blesses me whether I deserve it or not. I am, however, extremely fortunate and am blessed with more things than I can count. Let's see. How about nature: the colors splashed and blended by God's paintbrush; the beautiful sunrises and sunsets with their kaleidoscope of yellow, red, scarlet, and eventually fading into darkness; family—life—the sweet responsibility of holding and teaching a tiny new person as he/she grows into manhood or womanhood; my friends—on line, in person, in church, or even a stranger standing in line waiting to check out at the local grocery store; family—I can't begin to express the love and joy my family brings me—not just my husband and children, but my siblings with whom I was raised and my extended family. As I said in the beginning, I am blessed with more things than I can count. But you, my dear SparkFriends, are a special blessing who I know I can count on, who I have learned to love, who are so wise and embrace me with a blanket of caring and concern that carry me through any hard times back into the light. Why am I lucky? Let me count the ways....
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  • MOM1014
    Nina sounds like the "cup is half full". Good blog.
    2589 days ago
    It sounds as if you are feeling more hopeful, for which I am grateful. thanks for letting us know.
    Mary Lou

    2590 days ago
    Very Nice Blog! Thank you for sharing.
    2590 days ago
    This was a beautiful blog! Thank you Nina for sharing this!

    2591 days ago
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